ION Media Networks has inked multiple affiliate carriage deals for its digital networks ION Life, dedicated to the celebration of a healthy, active and empowered life, and Qubo, dedicated to providing family friendly kids entertainment. Both networks have reached deals with Advanced Cable Communications and Comcast Colorado Springs. In a separate deal, Blue Ridge Cable has agreed to carry Qubo in several markets in the northeast region.
Qubo and ION Life recently launched on Advanced Cable Communications in Coral Springs and Weston, Florida. Qubo is available on Digital Plus Channel 150 and ION Life is on Digital Plus Channel 151. Comcast Colorado Springs also launched both networks on its systems in Colorado Springs and Pueblo.
Qubo is now available across several markets in the northeast including New York (Milford, Hawley); Harrisburg/Lancaster/Lebanon/York (Newberrytown, Ephrata, Duncannon; Buffalo (Galeton); Wilkes Barre-Scranton (Stroudsburg, Dushore, Tunkhannock, Damascus, Lehighton, Pocono Summit; and Elmira (Liberty, Mansfield). Qubo is on channel 116.